Dickson essentially meditates through his instrument, creating an hour of sacred ambience that seems to be setting a table for a meeting between the corporeal and spirit worlds.” - Michael Toland

The Big Takeover

"Dreams & Meditations"


Clarinetist Glenn Dickson, has been performing his solo clarinet with electronics for almost 20 years.  in and around Boston and New York City.  As leader of Naftule's Dream and Shirim Klezmer Orchestra, he has toured North America and Europe, at venues as diverse as the Berlin Jazz Festival and the Philly Pops, and recorded 11 albums.  He has collaborated with Maurice Sendak (Pincus & the Pig) and his music has been used by Woody Allen (in Deconstructing Harry).   As a composer he has won a Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Grant for music composition.  Glenn has performed his "Dreams & Meditations" in the Boston area, New York City and the Washington D.C. area.  Glenn's first solo album,  "Wider Than the Sky." was released to international aclaim in July 2022.  

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